Catriona Murdoch

About/Bio

Catriona Murdoch is an international criminal and human rights law expert. Called to the Bar of England and Wales and attached to 1 Crown Office Row Chambers, she is ranked as a leading junior in both the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners where she was recommended as ‘star of the future’. Catriona joined Global Rights Compliance in 2016, she leads the “Accountability for Mass Starvation: Testing the Limits of the Law” Project.

Recently Published

Clarifying the Contours of the Crime of Starvation

The Lack of Prosecutions Starving civilians as a method of warfare has long been prohibited and criminalised across the full spectrum of international legal frameworks, yet despite this criminalisation and its grave human cost, there has yet to be a prosecution of starvation on the international level. Consequently, the crime and its intersection with a wide…

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